Nisthar Cassim is the Founding Editor of the Daily FT, Sri Lanka’s first and only national daily business paper since 2009.
He is a senior journalist and editor with over 20 years of experience.
He has worked in several newspaper brands in Sri Lanka including The Island and the Ceylon Daily News as a business journalist and the Daily Mirror where he last served as the Editor before launching the Daily FT.
He has traveled widely for training in journalism and marketing communication as well as for reporting of global and regional business and economic events. He is also an Executive Committee member of the Editors Guild of Sri Lanka.